B1306 - Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

B1306 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Liftgate Ajar Switch
  • Liftgate Ajar Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Liftgate Ajar Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How do I fix code B1306

    Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the B1306 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1306 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

B1306 Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

B1306 Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Liftgate Ajar Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the BCM detects an open from the liftgate ajar circuit.
OBDII Code B1306 - Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure - Engine-Codes.com

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B1306 Information for specific makes

  • B1306 FORD Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure
  • B1306 LINCOLN Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure
  • B1306 MERCURY Liftgate Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

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